Public Works to host Curtin Creek Community Park open house


Clark County Public Works, Parks and Lands division, invites residents to learn more about the development of Curtin Creek Community Park at an open house from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Wednesday, March 6.

The 17-acre property, 12603 NE 72nd Ave., Vancouver, will be developed in two phases because of funding constraints.

The first development phase will include parking, restrooms, inclusive and natural play areas, a picnic shelter, walking trails, viewpoints and a multipurpose synthetic turf field. Pickleball and basketball courts may also be included in the first phase. Construction of phase one is expected to begin in 2025.

Phase two of development will include a second multipurpose field and picnic shelter.

At the open house on March 6, parks staff will share information about the phasing plan in a presentation from 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Before and after the presentation, residents are invited to discuss the plan with staff and offer input. Light refreshments will be provided.

Residents can attend the presentation in person at the Prairie High School media center, 11311 NE 119th St., Vancouver.

To participate online via WebEx, residents can register on the project webpage. Registration is not required, and a link to join the meeting will be posted on the web once the meeting starts.

The phasing plan, presentation documents and other project information will be posted on the project website by Wednesday,Feb. 28. A 30-day comment period will also open on Feb. 28. A recording of the open house presentation, presentation slides and handouts will be posted to the webpage within seven business days of the open house.

For more information about the project or to register online, visit